2013 Conference



Wyndham Virginia Beach Oceanfront

May 7-8, 2013
Virginia Beach, VA
  

Hotel RoanokeThank you to all of our speakers, sponsors and volunteers who made this year's conference a success.

2013 VRA Conference Attendee List

Conference Evaluation Form

Conference Program Available

Presentations

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

EARLY

REGULAR

 

(Before March 29)

(After March 29)

VRA Member

$225

$275

Virginia Litter Control Member

$225

$275

VCLPR Member

$225

$275

SWANA Member

$225

$275

Nonmember

$275

$325

One Day

$175

$225

Speaker

$125

$175

 

 

Lodging Information
The 2013 VRA Conference will be held at the Wyndham Virginia Beach Oceanfront. Please contact the hotel directly to coordinate lodging for the conference. Remember to ask for the “Virginia Recycling Association” rate when making reservations. You must book your room by April 12 to guarantee the room block rate. 

$159 - Oceanfront
$139 - West Wing (Non-View)

A limited number of rooms at the State Per Diem Rate are available for government employees. Must show proof of em-ployer at check-in. Call the Wyndham at 757-428-4752 to inquire about Government Rate rooms.

Phone: 800-365-3032
Website: http://www.wyndham.com/hotels/virginia/virginia-beach/wyndham-virginia-beach-oceanfront/hotel-overview
Info: ask for Virginia Recycling Association room block
Directions

Interested in being an exhibitor or sponsor?
Download the sponsorship/exhibitor form or email us at vra@vrarecycles.org or call 804-302-4231.  You may pay for sponsorship/exhibitor levels online in the shopping cart.  For online service, use either the link for initial registration or for additional registration items.

Membership Special
Save $25 off VRA membership when renewing or initiating a membership as a conference attendee. 

If you are not sure of your membership status, please contact vra@vrarecycles.org or (804) 302-4231.

VRA Scholarship Golf Tournament - Monday, May 6
Join industry colleagues in a friendly golf tournament at the Signature at West Neck golf course. Play is Captain’s Choice. Shotgun start at 1:00 p.m. May 6. The cost is $80 per player which includes cart, greens fee, practice range balls, dinner and tax. You may pay for the tournament online, but you must still fill out your golf details on the registration form and send or FAX in to VRA.  Location: Signature at West Neck: 3100 Arnold Palmer Dr. Virginia Beach, VA 23456

Optional Dinners and Tours
You may or you may register and pay online when signing up for the conference, or you may add them online and pay after you have signed up for the conference

  • Virginia Beach Convention Center - FREE
    Monday, May 6 at 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. 
    With its LEED® Gold certification, the Virginia Beach Convention Center continues to elevate the industry standard by continuing its on-going commitment to becoming as environmentally friendly as it is innova-tive. From state-of-the-art lighting and HVAC systems to an extremely active recycling program including food composting, their sustainability initiatives lead the charge for the new wave of green business environ-ment.
  • TFC Recycling - FREE
    Tuesday, May 7 at 1:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. 
    TFC Recycling is Virginia’s largest residential curbside recycler, providing recycling services for over 700,000 households in six of Virginia’s largest cities, and more than 4,000 commercial customers in Virginia and North Carolina. Headquartered in Chesapeake, Virginia, they employ over 350 people and operate more than 180 collection and transfer vehicles. They pioneered the first automated Material Recovery Facility (MRF) on the East Coast and continue to revolutionize the industry through the use of single stream recycling. This state-of-the art technology ensures more recyclables are captured and processed efficiently and collected by an increasing number of TFC trucks that operate on clean natural gas. TFC innovates the recycling process by finding new markets for hard to recycle materials such as electronics and organics.
  • Extra Tuesday Reception Ticket - $20